Fine 18th and 19th Century Furniture,
Paintings and Accessories
Lois Boyles & Richard Totoiu ~ 524 North Washington Street ~ Alexandria Va 22314 ~ 703-548-5188
Antique German blue and white porcelain ribbed tea caddy, late 18th/early 19th c. with a Hochst Porcelain mark on the base.
4.25” x 2.25” x 1.75”
Early Staffordshire transfer
decorated plate of Christ Church, Oxford by J & W Ridgway, circa 1814-30.
Eveleth/ Summerford Estate,
A fine and unusual late 19th century European colored biscuit-ware plaque depicting an allegorical female figure holding an oil lamp.
Provenance: The Cloisters Collection Museum, Baltimore, MD
(minor losses to floral border and one decorative element missing from surround.)
14" x 16.5"
Does anyone recognize the symbol above her head? Send us an email.
American Oval Two Handled Silver Plate Tray of Large Scale, with floral motifs , the center engraved and chased with lattice and floral decoration.
Silver on Copper, with hallmarks, maker unknown.
Early 20th century.
31” x 20”
Weight: 13.6 lbs
Set of 10 Minton Ornithological Cabinet Plates, in the Aesthetic taste; each differently decorated with ivory ground and scenes of birds on branches, with raised platinum and gold decoration...
Antique Masonic Gold Presentation Cane, inscribed “Presented to. Worshipful Bro. John Lee, member of Lg. No. 382, Dec. 22, 1876” with a Rosewood Shaft
The Vũng Tàu shipwreck is a shipwreck that was found in the South China Sea off the islands of Côn Đảo about 100 miles from Vũng Tàu, Vietnam in 1692. The wreck was of alorcha boat—a Chinese vessel with Portuguese influences that has been dated to about 1690. It was found by a fisherman who had picked up numerous pieces of porcelain from the wreck while fishing. Sverker Hallstrom identified the wreck and its cargo in 1990...
Rare antique Chinese Famille Rose covered mustard pot and under tray with typical painted decoration and applied bud form knob.
Circa 1860 (minor wear to gilt decoration).**
Dish Diameter: 5.5”
**See: Schiffer, Chinese Export Porcelain, illustration #404 for similar example.
Rare Ashworth Porcelain Trivit, square, with Imari style decoration, squashed bun feet and an impressed mark dating to 1862-80. Made by G.L. Ashworth and Bro., Hanley, England
Rare Rockingham hound
handled pitcher with molded scenes of stag and boar hunts
and a grapevine design
decorating the neck.
Attributed to the Salamander
New Jersey, 1840-50.
Exceptional pair of antique French Gilt Bronze Fireplace Chenet in the form of Dionysian children seated on a plinth and eating grapes, and with foliate and cyma curved decoration. 18th/19th Century.
Each Approx.: 12.5" x 12.5" x 5.5 deep
Antique Scottish transfer decorated pitcher and bowl in the Etruscan pattern by Lockhart and Arthur, Glasgow, 1855-1864. (chip and cracks to bowl).
Unusual Rookwood matt-glazes tazza, with impressed mark and date - 1906 (?).
French, 19th century, Samson. The crossed “S” marks on the interior lid of this nineteenth-century snuff box indicates that this was, in fact, a product of the Samson factory. Edmé Samson founded the House of Samson in 1845 to decorate porcelain. However, it was Edmé’s son, Emile, who expanded the firm to include the reproduction of eighteenth-century English enamels...
Antique English “Steeplechase” Pattern Pitcher, with a Rockingham glaze. Circa 1870-80.
(small chip to spout)
Fine George III Pear-form fruitwood tea caddy with steel escutcheon. Replaced stem. Circa 1780.
American Arts & Crafts Brass Tea Caddy, octagonal with domed lid, hammered and engraved button decoration
and raised on ball-and-claw feet. Circa 1900.
Diameter (Top): 4.25”
Carved Wooden Top Hat
(Early 20th C., some scratches
12.25” x 10” x 6.75” tall